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William M. Peaster is an expert writer and editor who specializes in the Bitcoin, Ethereum, and Dai beats in the cryptoeconomy. Has appeared in Blockonomi, Binance Academy, Bitsonline, Bitcoinist, and more. Enjoys tracking smart contracts, DAOs, dApps, and the Lightning Network. Learning Solidity. Follow him on Twitter: @WPeaster


Darkweb

In Dark Web Case: Canadian Court Qualifies Nation’s First Bitcoin Expert Witness

A Canadian court has qualified the nation's inaugural Bitcoin expert witness, blockchain analysis firm CipherTrace has revealed. The episode marks the first...

/ March 7, 2019 / 0 Comments
Tezos

Tezos Community Buzzes Upon Flurry of Recent Developments

Tezos (XTZ), the liquid proof-of-stake (LPoS) smart contract platform, has experienced a series of recent developments that have its community buzzing over...

/ March 6, 2019 / 0 Comments
Maker Dai

Maker Ecosystem Considers Stability Fee Increase to Correct Dollar Peg

As the USD peg of the popular Dai stablecoin has slid beneath $1 in recent weeks, the Maker community, creators and users...

/ March 5, 2019 / 0 Comments
QuadrigaCX

Kraken Offers $100k Bounty for Finding Lost QuadrigaCX Funds

Last month, Canadian cryptocurrency exchange QuadrigaCX shuttered operations and filed an affadavit with the Nova Scotia Supreme Court saying it owed its...

/ March 1, 2019 / 0 Comments
Facebook Blockchain

Facebook Reportedly Talking to Crypto Exchanges to List a “Basketcoin”

The cryptocurrency plans of social media titan Facebook are apparently accelerating. That's per new revelations from New York Times correspondents Nathaniel Popper...

/ March 1, 2019 / 0 Comments

Ethereum Constantinople & St. Petersburg Forks Due Today

On Thursday, February 28th, Ethereum is projected to undergo two maintenance hard forks respectively dubbed Constantinople and St. Petersberg. Both of the...

/ February 28, 2019 / 1 Comment
Ethereum Privacy

New Privacy Protocol Zether Can Conceal Ethereum Transactions

Attention has been increasing this month around Zether (PDF), a privacy protocol that's been developed and proposed for account-based smart contract cryptocurrencies...

/ February 27, 2019 / 1 Comment
Coinbase Ripple XRP

Ripple News: XRP Hits Coinbase Ecosystem in Coinbase Pro Listing

On Monday, February 25th, cryptocurrency exchange powerhouse Coinbase announced it would begin allowing inbound XRP transfers to Coinbase Pro, its platform for...

/ February 26, 2019 / 0 Comments
Samsung Galaxy S10

Confirmed: Samsung Galaxy S10 Will Have In-Built Cryptocurrency Wallet

Samsung, South Korea's largest business conglomerate and the most prodigious smartphone manufacturer in the world at present, announced on Wednesday, February 20th,...

/ February 22, 2019 / 0 Comments